Below are the recent local deaths.
May they rest in peace.
Mary (Mynie) Higgins
Higgins Mary (Mynie) (late of Co. Laois), August 29th 2021, peacefully, at Beechlawn Nursing Home, Drumcondra, Dublin 9. Deeply regretted by a large circle of friends and companions.
In accordance with Government guidelines on public gatherings, a private Funeral will take place for family and close friends.
Denis (Leonard) Wright
Droughill, Portarlington, Laois
Peacefully, surrounded by his loving family at his brother Brendan’s residence in Tierhogar, Portarlington. Predeceased by his loving parents John and Kathleen. Deeply regretted by his loving brothers Oliver, Leo, Brendan and Noel, sister Maeve, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, extended family, neighbours and friends.
Due to the Covid 19 restrictions A Family Funeral will take place. Removal from his brother Brendan’s residence in Tierhogar on Friday at 11:10am arriving St Michael’s Church, Portarlington for Requiem Mass at 12 noon. Funeral afterwards to St Michael’s Cemetery, Portarlington. People are welcome to stand along the route to the Church, in the Churchyard and in the Cemetery with Strict Social Distancing being observed at all times.
Leonard’s Requiem Mass will be streamed live on https://www.mcnmedia.tv/camera/st-michaels-church-portarlington
Emmet Street, Mountmellick, Laois
Died August 30th 2021. Predeceased by his brother Rev. Fr.Martin and Deeply regretted by his brothers, Pat, Tim, Liam, Sean, Damien, Vincent and, nieces, nephews, sisters-in-law, cousins, relatives and friends.
Reposing in Moloneys Funeral Home Mountmellick on Thursday morning from 10am. Removal at 10.45am to St Joseph’s Church Mountmellick for Requiem Mass at 11am. Burial after in St.Joseph’s Crmetery Mountmellick.